The table below looks at the statistics for Incident Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Incident Management over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Incident Management
Rank 86 159 127
Rank change year-on-year
+73 -32
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 206 95 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.42% 1.00% 1.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.04% 1.30% 1.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 31 41
Average daily rate £313 £355 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.97% +4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £250 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 0
Average hourly rate £18.00 £11.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.52% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £13.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -18.18%
Incident Management
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6781 7326 6354
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 79.55% 77.29% 74.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 4156 4012 3382
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £506
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 290 240 268
Average hourly rate £45.00 £30.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.00 £45.00 £48.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Incident Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Incident Management across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Incident Management Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Incident Management
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Incident Management across the South East region.

Incident Management Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Incident Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Incident Management across the South East region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Incident Management Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Incident Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Incident Management across the South East region.

Incident Management Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Incident Management
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Incident Management across the South East region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Incident Management Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

Incident Management
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Incident Management within the South East region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +57 84 £350 -6.66% 9
Buckinghamshire +26 41 £380 +52.00% 4
Surrey +2 28 £425 - 2
Hampshire +14 21 £335 -18.78% 7
Oxfordshire +18 17 £119 -72.95%
West Sussex +7 5 £260 -10.34%
M4 Corridor - 5 £288 -
Middlesex -1 1 £313 - 2
Kent -9 1 - -
Sussex - 1 £250 -
Incident Management
England

Incident Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Incident Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Incident Management.

1 172 (43.99%) ITIL
2 121 (30.95%) Windows
3 109 (27.88%) Service Management
4 85 (21.74%) Finance
5 78 (19.95%) SLA
6 75 (19.18%) Change Management
7 71 (18.16%) Linux
8 62 (15.86%) Cisco
8 62 (15.86%) Data Centre
9 56 (14.32%) Ticket Management
9 56 (14.32%) SQL
9 56 (14.32%) Problem Management
10 55 (14.07%) Security Cleared
11 53 (13.55%) CRM
11 53 (13.55%) Firewall
12 51 (13.04%) Information Security
13 48 (12.28%) Windows Server 2008
13 48 (12.28%) IBM
14 47 (12.02%) VMware
15 45 (11.51%) Management Information System
16 41 (10.49%) Telecoms
16 41 (10.49%) TCP/IP
17 40 (10.23%) Microsoft
18 38 (9.72%) Citrix
18 38 (9.72%) Remedy
19 36 (9.21%) Windows 7
19 36 (9.21%) PCI DSS
20 35 (8.95%) SC Cleared
20 35 (8.95%) DB2
20 35 (8.95%) Unix

Incident Management
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Incident Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Incident Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 29 (7.42%) CMS
2 14 (3.58%) Apache
3 12 (3.07%) IBM Notes
4 9 (2.30%) WebSphere
5 8 (2.05%) JBoss
5 8 (2.05%) Tomcat
6 7 (1.79%) MS Exchange
6 7 (1.79%) WebLogic
7 6 (1.53%) nginx
7 6 (1.53%) OpenStack
8 5 (1.28%) IBM HTTP Server
8 5 (1.28%) Liferay
9 4 (1.02%) Documentum
10 3 (0.77%) SharePoint
11 2 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (0.51%) IIS
11 2 (0.51%) Skype for Business
12 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2007
12 1 (0.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 28 (7.16%) MS Office
2 13 (3.32%) MS PowerPoint
3 12 (3.07%) MS Excel
4 10 (2.56%) Acrobat
4 10 (2.56%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.02%) AutoCAD
6 2 (0.51%) MS Project
7 1 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.53%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.51%) Maximo
2 2 (0.51%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.26%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.26%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.26%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.26%) SAP CCM
3 1 (0.26%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.26%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.05%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (1.79%) SaaS
3 4 (1.02%) Office 365
4 2 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 53 (13.55%) Firewall
2 41 (10.49%) TCP/IP
3 33 (8.44%) Internet
4 27 (6.91%) VPN
5 21 (5.37%) DNS
6 20 (5.12%) WAN
7 19 (4.86%) LAN
8 18 (4.60%) Intrusion Detection
9 17 (4.35%) Network Security
10 15 (3.84%) Cisco ASA
10 15 (3.84%) MPLS
11 14 (3.58%) SSL
12 13 (3.32%) ATM
13 11 (2.81%) Cisco Nexus
14 10 (2.56%) DHCP
14 10 (2.56%) Ethernet
14 10 (2.56%) LDAP
14 10 (2.56%) SNMP
15 9 (2.30%) HTTP
15 9 (2.30%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (8.95%) DB2
2 17 (4.35%) SQL Server
3 10 (2.56%) Oracle Database
4 7 (1.79%) MySQL
5 5 (1.28%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (1.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (0.77%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (0.77%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (0.77%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (0.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.51%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (0.51%) EDRMS
8 2 (0.51%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (0.51%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.26%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.26%) OLAP
9 1 (0.26%) Oracle OLAP
9 1 (0.26%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.26%) SAP BW
9 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (1.53%) Introscope
1 6 (1.53%) SoapUI
2 4 (1.02%) HP UFT
3 3 (0.77%) Selenium
3 3 (0.77%) Yeoman
4 1 (0.26%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.26%) eggPlant
4 1 (0.26%) TestNG
4 1 (0.26%) WatiN
4 1 (0.26%) WATIR
General
1 85 (21.74%) Finance
2 41 (10.49%) Telecoms
3 25 (6.39%) Front Office
4 23 (5.88%) Billing
5 12 (3.07%) Legal
6 10 (2.56%) Banking
7 8 (2.05%) Retail
8 4 (1.02%) Law
9 3 (0.77%) Marketing
9 3 (0.77%) Spanish Language
10 2 (0.51%) Back Office
10 2 (0.51%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.51%) Military
10 2 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.51%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.26%) Advertising
11 1 (0.26%) Cantonese Language
11 1 (0.26%) French Language
11 1 (0.26%) Polish Language
11 1 (0.26%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 108 (27.62%) Analyst
2 49 (12.53%) Incident Manager
3 31 (7.93%) Service Analyst
4 29 (7.42%) Linux Operator
4 29 (7.42%) Linux Specialist
4 29 (7.42%) Service Desk Engineer
5 28 (7.16%) Support Engineer
6 26 (6.65%) Security Analyst
7 25 (6.39%) Service Desk Analyst
8 19 (4.86%) Network Engineer
9 18 (4.60%) Linux Engineer
9 18 (4.60%) Support Analyst
10 15 (3.84%) Linux Support
10 15 (3.84%) Linux Support Engineer
10 15 (3.84%) Telecoms Engineer
10 15 (3.84%) VMware Specialist
11 14 (3.58%) Citrix Specialist
12 13 (3.32%) Service Manager
12 13 (3.32%) Technical Analyst
12 13 (3.32%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (3.58%) Web Services
2 11 (2.81%) XML
3 8 (2.05%) 802.1X
4 7 (1.79%) LAMP
4 7 (1.79%) SOAP
5 6 (1.53%) LEMP Stack
5 6 (1.53%) MCollective
6 5 (1.28%) XML Messaging
7 2 (0.51%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (0.51%) WinForms
8 1 (0.26%) .NET
8 1 (0.26%) APPC
8 1 (0.26%) CGI
8 1 (0.26%) ISPF
8 1 (0.26%) Middleware
8 1 (0.26%) SAP Basis
8 1 (0.26%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (0.26%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 62 (15.86%) Data Centre
2 45 (11.51%) Management Information System
3 32 (8.18%) Analytical Skills
4 29 (7.42%) AS400
4 29 (7.42%) iSeries
5 15 (3.84%) Cryptography
6 14 (3.58%) Driving Licence
7 10 (2.56%) Computer Science
7 10 (2.56%) Statistics
8 8 (2.05%) Mainframe
9 7 (1.79%) Security Operations Centre
10 5 (1.28%) CMDB
10 5 (1.28%) Smart Meter
11 4 (1.02%) Blackberry
11 4 (1.02%) e-Health
12 3 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.77%) Handset
12 3 (0.77%) Mobile Banking
13 2 (0.51%) Fat Client
13 2 (0.51%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 121 (30.95%) Windows
2 71 (18.16%) Linux
3 48 (12.28%) Windows Server 2008
4 36 (9.21%) Windows 7
5 35 (8.95%) Unix
6 20 (5.12%) Windows Server
7 15 (3.84%) Windows Server 2003
8 14 (3.58%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (3.58%) Windows XP
9 10 (2.56%) Windows 8
10 7 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (1.79%) zOS
11 4 (1.02%) Windows Vista
12 2 (0.51%) NetWare
12 2 (0.51%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.26%) AIX
13 1 (0.26%) Solaris
13 1 (0.26%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 172 (43.99%) ITIL
2 109 (27.88%) Service Management
3 75 (19.18%) Change Management
4 56 (14.32%) Problem Management
4 56 (14.32%) Ticket Management
5 53 (13.55%) CRM
6 51 (13.04%) Information Security
7 29 (7.42%) Service Delivery
8 28 (7.16%) ITIL V3
9 27 (6.91%) eTOM
9 27 (6.91%) ITSM
10 24 (6.14%) Project Management
11 23 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
12 22 (5.63%) Asset Management
13 20 (5.12%) Change Control
13 20 (5.12%) Configuration Management
13 20 (5.12%) Risk Management
13 20 (5.12%) Security Patching
14 18 (4.60%) SIEM
15 17 (4.35%) Business Continuity Management
Programming Languages
1 56 (14.32%) SQL
2 16 (4.09%) Perl
3 12 (3.07%) Python
3 12 (3.07%) VB
4 7 (1.79%) Shell Script
5 6 (1.53%) VB6
6 5 (1.28%) Bash Shell
7 4 (1.02%) AWK
7 4 (1.02%) COBOL
7 4 (1.02%) sed
8 3 (0.77%) C
8 3 (0.77%) Java
9 2 (0.51%) C#
9 2 (0.51%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.51%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.51%) Ruby
10 1 (0.26%) C-shell
10 1 (0.26%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.26%) PHP
10 1 (0.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 55 (14.07%) Security Cleared
2 35 (8.95%) SC Cleared
3 33 (8.44%) ITIL Certification
4 26 (6.65%) Cisco Certification
5 21 (5.37%) CCNA
5 21 (5.37%) DV Cleared
6 13 (3.32%) CCNP
6 13 (3.32%) Degree
7 11 (2.81%) CISSP
8 9 (2.30%) ISTQB
8 9 (2.30%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (2.05%) GCIH
9 8 (2.05%) MCSE
9 8 (2.05%) RHCSA
10 6 (1.53%) CEH
10 6 (1.53%) GCIA
10 6 (1.53%) HNC
11 4 (1.02%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 3 (0.77%) GIAC
12 3 (0.77%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (19.95%) SLA
2 36 (9.21%) PCI DSS
3 20 (5.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (3.32%) JSP 440
5 11 (2.81%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 11 (2.81%) RMADS
5 11 (2.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 10 (2.56%) QA
7 5 (1.28%) ISO 9001
8 4 (1.02%) Disclosure Scotland
9 3 (0.77%) TickIT
10 1 (0.26%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 33 (8.44%) Active Directory
2 9 (2.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.53%) qmail
3 6 (1.53%) Squid
3 6 (1.53%) XenApp
4 4 (1.02%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.02%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (1.02%) XenServer
5 3 (0.77%) RACF
6 2 (0.51%) UAG
6 2 (0.51%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (0.51%) vSphere
7 1 (0.26%) NDS
7 1 (0.26%) Novell eDirectory
7 1 (0.26%) Snort
Systems Management
1 32 (8.18%) Tivoli
2 15 (3.84%) SCOM
3 11 (2.81%) Nagios
3 11 (2.81%) Puppet
4 10 (2.56%) DameWare
4 10 (2.56%) HP Quality Center
5 6 (1.53%) CA Wily
5 6 (1.53%) Cacti
5 6 (1.53%) collectd
5 6 (1.53%) Ganglia
5 6 (1.53%) Graphite
5 6 (1.53%) logstash
5 6 (1.53%) ZABBIX
6 5 (1.28%) NetBackup
6 5 (1.28%) RSA Security Analytics
6 5 (1.28%) SCCM
7 2 (0.51%) Nessus
7 2 (0.51%) Nmap
7 2 (0.51%) OVSD
7 2 (0.51%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 62 (15.86%) Cisco
2 48 (12.28%) IBM
3 47 (12.02%) VMware
4 40 (10.23%) Microsoft
5 38 (9.72%) Citrix
5 38 (9.72%) Remedy
6 33 (8.44%) Huawei
7 26 (6.65%) Oracle
8 20 (5.12%) HP
9 15 (3.84%) Intel Security
10 12 (3.07%) AppSense
10 12 (3.07%) F5
10 12 (3.07%) Lotus
11 10 (2.56%) Adobe
11 10 (2.56%) PeopleSoft
11 10 (2.56%) ServiceNow
12 9 (2.30%) Cyberoam
12 9 (2.30%) SAP
13 8 (2.05%) Splunk
14 7 (1.79%) Red Hat
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